Hosted by EIC Mikael Angelo Francisco, Ask Theory shines the spotlight on Pinoy scientific brilliance, in a fun and entertaining “kwentuhan” format. Each episode of Ask Theory features a Pinoy scientist from one of the various scientific disciplines. In a very casual conversation, guests explain what they do in simple terms, as well as share their fascinating stories: how they got into science, the challenges they face, what motivates them to pursue their fields, what future scientists from the Philippines can look forward to, and so much more.
Episode 79: Paano Ipinaliliwanag Ang Nuclear Energy Sa Publiko?
Framelia Anonas heads the Philippine Nuclear Research Institute’s Nuclear Information and Documentation Section, which handles the content creation, media relations, events organizing, information services, and social media of the Institute.
We talked about what she likes most about nuclear power, her most memorable experience related to your work, being skeptical about new information, the most common objections about nuclear power, tips for communicating controversial science topics to the public, and more.
How to contact Framelia:
- Facebook: fb.com/framelia.v.anonas
- PNRI Facebook Page: fb.com/PNRIDOST
- Instagram: @framvee
Listen to Ask Theory Episode 79 here:
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Author: Mikael Angelo Francisco
Bitten by the science writing bug, Mikael has years of writing and editorial experience under his belt. As the editor-in-chief of FlipScience, Mikael has sworn to help make science more fun and interesting for geeky readers and casual audiences alike.